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Work Group Submits Follow-Up Letter to NAIC on Impact of Tax Rate Changes on RBC

April 24, 2018
The RBC Tax Reform Work Group submitted a follow-up letter to the NAIC Life Risk-Based Capital Working Group on additional comments regarding the impact of changes to corporate tax rate on RBC calculations. 

Work Group Submits APF on ULSG NPR Lapse Rate

April 23, 2018
The PBR Model Governance Work Group submitted an amendment proposal form to the NAIC on universal life with secondary guarantees (ULSG) net premium reserve (NPR) lapse rate outlined in VM-20 Section 3.C. 

Actuaries Climate Index Summer 2017 Data Released

April 24, 2018
The seasonal ACI value for summer 2017 dipped to 1.45 from 1.66 in spring 2017, but remained at a high level, while the five-year moving average was unchanged. Read the news release.

Committee Releases Practice Note on Retained Risk

April 24, 2018
The Committee on Property & Liability Financial Reporting released a practice note on retained P/C insurance-related risk.

This Week: Academy Testifies at Congressional Hearing on Pension Issues; Proposed Revisions to Three Pension ASOPs; New Quiz Tests Knowledge of Lifetime Income Options

April 20, 2018
Read the latest issue of This Week—the Academy's end-of-week digital newsletter, compiling a week’s worth of news, updates, and media coverage in one convenient, easy-to-use publication.

This Week, April 16-20, 2018

April 20, 2018

Academy Senior Pension Fellow Testifies at Congressional Hearing on Multiemployer Plans

April 18, 2018
Ted Goldman, the Academy’s Senior Pension fellow, testified before the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans at a hearing on “The History and Structure of the Multiemployer Pension System.” Watch the full committee hearing here (Goldman’s testimony begins at the 58m 44s mark) and read Goldman’s testimony here.

Important points to consider while setting your retirement goals

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April 9, 2018
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